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Foseco is a leading manufacturer and provider of proprietary consumable products and solutions to the global foundry industry. Dedicated to helping customers improve their operations and businesses with innovative products and services, Foseco develops and commercializes the best ideas from customers, employees and our research labs to help customers reach the highest level of performance. We are committed to continuous improvement and total quality as a way of doing business. Foseco operates in over 100 countries around the world with headquarters for North America North America, third largest continent (1990 est. pop. 365,000,000), c.9,400,000 sq mi (24,346,000 sq km), the northern of the two continents of the Western Hemisphere.  in Cleveland, Ohio "Cleveland" redirects here. For the Cleveland metropolitan area, see . For other uses, see Cleveland (disambiguation).
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Aluminum Foundries Foseco has been well known in the melt treatment area of the aluminum foundry for many years. Our current focus on hydrogen sensing and process control, rotary degassing degassing
adj related to degasification, the process by which dissolved gas is removed from water or other liquid solutions.
, flux injection, crucibles, highly insulating launders and ladle linings, filtration, direct pouring and environmentally friendly Environmentally friendly, also referred to as nature friendly, is a term used to refer to goods and services considered to inflict minimal harm on the environment.[1]  fluxes continues this tradition of innovation and service to the industry.

Iron Foundries--Foseco's on-going innovation in the application and technology of feeding systems, filtration, molten metal transfer and metal treatment has focused on opportunities to improve iron foundry performance. Today, Foseco also provides direct pour technology, stopper rods and nozzle systems, high performance mold and core coatings, and environmentally friendly mold and core binders to the list of high-performance capabilities our customers can employ.

Steel Foundries--In the steel foundry industry, Foseco is nearly synonymous with synonymous with
adjective equivalent to, the same as, identical to, similar to, identified with, equal to, tantamount to, interchangeable with, one and the same as
 yield and quality improvements. Our ladle lining systems, stopper rods and nozzle systems, riser sleeves, filters, binders, and coatings are industry leaders. The application of filtration and direct pour technology to steel foundry practice has already shown the tremendous value that is available to foundries that adopt this practice.

Refractory Products--As part of the Vesuvius corporate family, Foseco's offering now includes refractory products for melting and metal transfer applications.


U.S.-based product development facilities include computer simulation, water modeling, pilot plant capabilities, high temperature testing and hot modulus of rupture the measure of the force necessary to break a given substance across, as a beam, expressed by eighteen times the load which is required to break a bar of one inch square, supported flatwise at two points one foot apart, and loaded in the middle between the points of support.
- Rankine.
 testing of refractories.


Foseco quality management systems are registered to ISO (1) See ISO speed.

(2) (International Organization for Standardization, Geneva, Switzerland, An organization that sets international standards, founded in 1946. The U.S. member body is ANSI.
 9001, ISO 14001, and Ford Q1 and comply to OHSAS OHSAS Occupational Health and Safety Management System
OHSAS Occupational Health & Safety Assessment Series
OHSAS Occupational Health and Safety Assessment Scheme (UK) 



20200 Sheldon Road

Cleveland, OH 44142

Ph: 216/826-4548

Fax: 216/243-4694


Foseco/division of Vesuvius Canada Inc.

333 Prince Charles Noun 1. Prince Charles - the eldest son of Elizabeth II and heir to the English throne (born in 1948)
 Drive Welland, ON Canada L3B 5P4

Ph: 9051732-4441

Fax: 905/735-8245



Glenn Cowie

Vice President Foseco

Mexico, USA, Canada
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Title Annotation:2009-10 Supplier Prospectus
Publication:Modern Casting
Date:May 1, 2009
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